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|Also Known As:||Died:||January 8, 1989|
|Born:||July 2, 1932||Cause of Death:||liver disease|
|Birth Place:||Brooklyn, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
A bank robber trying to go straight accidentally becomes involved in a robbery, and ends up helping the inexperienced robber.
Former policeman Frank Dooley was fired on a false charge and lawyer Norman Kane was recently disbarred. When they take low-paying jobs as security guards, they soon uncover a plot by the guard's union to defraud its members. They learn that the man in charge of the union is really a mob boss and be
A television movie dramatizing the catastrophic events and circumstances leading up to a devastating leak at an American chemical plant which kills and injures hundreds of people.
Two escaped convicts inadvertantly jump aboard a freight train that they discover is barreling out of control, without an engineer.
A stray cat becomes involved in three tales of horror.
Kathleen Quinlan stars as a plain-jane college professor, divorced, lonely, and under the thumb of her over-protective father, but at a teachers' convention, blossoms after a few drinks, entices three male colleagues to her room to party and later accuses them of rape, although they claim in court t
A rebellious teenager dreams of leaving town in order to avoid watching his father drink himself to death. He meets up with a girl from the right side of the tracks who vandalizes the school in the steel town in which they both wish to escape.
Newspaper columnist John Getz tries to juggle the hectic schedule of his job, trying to clear a woman blamed for her child's death, and romancing his ex-wife who happens to be his gruff boss' daughter in this prospective series pilot.
In the year 10,991 a race ensues for the discovery of a valuable spice found on a farawy planet.
In an Italian-American enclave of New York's Greenwich Village, a young man struggling to make it contends with his dim-witted cousin and sidekick whose botched get rich-quick schemes get them in trouble with the local mob.
A naïve waitress bumbles into a job with the diplomatic corps in the Middle East.
A hard-hitting, fast, sure-handed baseball player tries to break into the sport by applying for a spot on a minor-league team. The only problem is that the player is female, which engenders resistance and resentment among many players and officials.
Suzanne Pleshette is a New Orleans madam sent to a convent for ninety days of rehabilitation, and Cloris Leachman is the Mother Superior with whom she at first clashes and then strikes up an off-beat alliance. (Geraldine Fitzgerald replaced Mildred Dunnock.)
The last of Robert Blake's three Joe Dancer movies, like its predecessors, filmed in 1981, finds the private investigator framed for manslaughter as he tries to uncover a Hollywood scandal that could ruin a studio and destroy a top star's career. Original titles: "Joe Dancer III" and "Lights, Camera
A married couple decide to kiss big city living goodbye after losing their jobs and then finding their house ransacked, head for the wilds of Oregon over the protests of their TV-addicted son and punk-crazed daughter, only to find themselves knee-deep in the game of basic back-to-the-land survival.
A restless teenager is arrested and jailed following a drunken binge, and his parents face a 40-day ordeal of trying to get him out after he is charged with assault after defending himself from the hardened criminals with whom he was locked up. Martin Sheen and real-life son Emilio Estevez acted tog
A police detective clashes with his brother, a monsignor, during a murder investigation.
A proud black musician rebels against racism in turn-of-the-century New York.
Daryll Deever is a janitor in an office building in New York, and a big fan of TV news reporter, Tony Sokolow. When a rich man is murdered in Daryll's building, Tony comes to cover the story and Daryll introduces himself to her. Thinking he may know something about the crime, Tony pursues him, and i
An artist paralyzed in a car wreck fights the medical establishment.
Val and Aqua are robots who work as household domestics. When they begin to feel emotions, they fall in love with each other, and decide to run away and start a family.
A psychic who draws brutal murders becomes terrified after the killings actually begin to occur.
The world of bodybuilding is the backdrop for director Jonathan Kaplan's comedy-drama of a sharp operator from New York who goes west and sees his shot at success promoting a world-class contest among muscle men and iron pumpers. Several bodybuilding superstars, including Franco Columbu and Todd Nas
Set during the Great Depression, a precocious little girl is left as an I.O.U. with an irascible bookie.
True story of a divorced father in search of his children when his ex-wife enters the witness relocation program.
Jeb Maynard is a border patrol agent who is working to prevent illegal aliens from entering the United States from Mexico. He is in pursuit of the "coyote" Hotchkiss, who smuggles people in for big money and with no regard for their safety. While working on the case, Jeb becomes attracted an illegal alien named Elena who was brought into the U.S. by Hotchkiss and agrees to lead Jeb to him. And as Jeb works with Elena, he becomes more and more sympathetic to her and her son who desperately desire a better life than the one they had in Mexico.
Frankie and Patch are partners in a dunk-the-bozo booth in a carnival that is traveling through the South. In one small town, a teenager named Donna is encouraged by Frankie to join the carnival, and she moves in with him, into the trailer he shares with Patch. Feeling rejected, Patch plans to get rid of Donna, but the owner of the business wants her to help him trick some local men who are demanding payoffs. After Donna plays her part in the scheme, she is accepted by Patch.
A man falls for a separated woman but can''''t cope when she returns to her husband.
A dramatization of the nonfictional account of Connecticut townspeople, rising to the defense of a local teenager charged with the mutilation murder of his mother in September 1973. Clemens, son of actress Eleanor Parker, made his film acting debut here. This movie also marked the American TV directing debut of Tony Richardson and was Emmy Award-nominated as Outstanding Special of the 1977-78 season.
A young man''s drive to teach causes a rift with his family of construction workers.
A young photographer fights to build her career while coping with her best friend''s marriage.
After the death of his wife Jenny, Oliver Barrett tries to ease the pain of his loss by throwing himself into this work as a lawyer. Not only d s this not help him emotionally, but his political views which run counter than those of the senior partners and his inconsolable grief is wearing on everyo
A drama about a woman who faces a harrowing fight to rediscover her personal identity when her husband of fifteen years announces that he is leaving her and their children to search for the indefinable joy he feels is missing from his life. Subsequently a one-hour pilot called "Tom and JoAnn" was ai
The dramatization of a chapter in the best-selling book, focusing on young John Kennedy's first run for office as he sought a congressional seat in 1946.
A recent arrival in suburbia suspects a sinister reason for the local women''''s model behavior.
Gunmen hold a New York subway train and its passengers for ransom.
The second segment in the "Tales From the Hollywood Hills" collection of stories, airing as part of "Great Performances." Budd Shulberg's drama deals with the head of a film studio who plans a small dinner party at the nightclub, "Ciro's," creating the opportunity for the guests and the staff of the
A comedy about a New Jersey auto dealer and his four sons.
The misadventures of Chopper and Eddie, two misfit police officers working out of New York's little-known Central Park precinct.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Best-selling author Stephen King's hugely popular chiller about modern-day vampirism in New England emerged as a two-part four-hour film, with David Soul as a successful novelist who returns to his boyhood home and finds strange doings, behind many of which is a sinister-looking antique dealer playe
A drama about the career of Martin Luther King Jr. from his days as a Baptist minister in Atlanta in the early '50s until his assassination in 1968. Aside from Billy Goldenberg's Emmy Award-winning score, there were nominations for Paul Winfield and Cicely Tyson as Best Actor and Actress for their p
Cinematography (TV Mini-Series)
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
A three-part miniseries set in Washington, DC, about Senator Terry Fallon, a charismatic Vice Presidential hopeful and his ambitious press aide, who will stop at nothing to get to the White House. When Fallon is wounded by an assassin's bullet, he becomes an media hero overnight. A jaded FBI agent,
A gang of children stage their own version of "Uncle Tom''''s Cabin" in this silent short comedy.
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